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Saturday, September 29, 2012

Bacolod Masskara Festival Schedule of Activities for 2012



The City of Smiles will celebrate the world renowned Masskara Festival with a year 2012 theme "LIFE'S GOOD IN BACOLOD". Here's a little history of why it was called MassKara Festival.

The word MASS actually means "many" and KARA is a Spanish word that means "face". Masskara Festival is the most anticipated festival in the Philippines and held every 3rd week of October in Bacolod City. The main events like street dance competition will be held on October 20-12, 2012.

Below are the schedules of activities in celebration of Masskara Festival 2012. Info are taken from www.themasskarafestival.com

October 1, 2012
Opening of the Festival sites (all-day) @ Bacolod Public Plaza
Opening of Carnival sites: SM City (all-day)
GMA DanssKara:The MassKara Dance Showdown Eliminations (all-day)
Fireworks (all-day)
Opening of 2012 MassKara Festival and DanssKara Elimination (GMA Dance Showdown) @ Bacolod Public Plaza (7:00 pm – 11:00 pm)

October 5, 2012
MassKara Art Weekend (all-day)
Opening of art events: MassKara 9 group show, Magika MassKara, Art Tour

October 6, 2012
MassKara Art Weekend (all-day)

October 7, 2012
MassKara Art Weekend (all-day)

October 12, 2012
i-Witness DocuFest wth GMA News and Public Affairs personalities @ SM City Event Centre (12:00 pm – 6:00 pm)

October 13, 2012
Little Miss MassKara pageant night (5:00 pm – 7:00 pm)

October 19, 2012
Kapuso Electric Float/Electric MassKara Day 1 @ Tourism Strip (6:00 – 4:00 am)
Electric Float Competition

October 20, 2012
Streetdance – Schools Category @ Bacolod Public Plaza (2:00 pm – 9:00 pm)
Kapuso Mall Show @ SM City Event Centre (4:00 pm – 6:00 pm)
Kapuso Electric Float/Electric MassKara Day 2 @ Tourism Strip (6:00 pm – 4:00 am)

October 21, 2012
Steetdance – Barangay Category @ Bacolod Public Plaza (2:00 pm – 9:00 pm)
Kapuso Electric Float/Electric MassKara Day 3 @ Tourism Strip (6:00 pm – 4:00 am)

October 22, 2012
Closing Ceremonies (all-day) @ Bacolod Public PlazaMassKara Festival
Closing Ceremonies/DanssKara Grand Finals/Kapuso Night (7:00 pm – 11:00 pm)

For more event details, visit their official site www.themasskarafestival.com

2 Responses to “Bacolod Masskara Festival Schedule of Activities for 2012”

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October 25, 2012 at 4:08 AM

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pinoytravelpod said...
October 27, 2012 at 9:57 AM

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